Category Archives: 3rd Party Lens

The Voigtlander Heliar-Hyper Wide 10mm 5.6 Aspherical Review: E or M-Mount That is The Question…

The Voigtlander Heliar-Hyper Wide 10mm 5.6 Aspherical is a unique rectilinear full frame lens that come for E-mount and M-mount. It is the widest of its kind produced and it caught a lot of photographers, attention when it was announced for Sony E-mount and Leica M-mount. At the time of their announcement, I highly doubted […]

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The Meike 6.5mm f/2.0 Fisheye

If you’re looking for an inexpensive ultra-wide fisheye Meike just released their 6.5mm f/2.0 fisheye. It’s available at Amazon, but if 6.5mm is a little too wide for you the 8mm f2.8 Samyang that I own is excellent and a lot of fun, but it’s a little more expensive at Amazon.

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Rokinon 20mm F1.8 and Cine DS 20mm T1.9 Full Frame Lenses Now Available

Rokinon announced the launch of its new Rokinon Digital Photo 20mm f1.8 and Cine DS 20mm t1.9 Full Frame Super Wide Angle lenses, which are made from high-strength aluminum alloy and feature a 94.8 degree field of view. Both Lenses have non-rotating 77mm filter mounts, Rokinon’s Ultra Multi-Coating, and smooth, quiet focusing control. They have […]

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Rokinon Savings

The Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 FE AF for E-mount is currently $200 off and the Rokinon 21mm f/1.4 for E-mount is $100 off, among other lenses. Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 FE AF (Save $200) B&H Photo Amazon Adorama Rokinon 21mm f/1.4 (Save $100) B&H Photo Amazon Adorama Rokinon 12mm f/2.0 (Save $80) B&H Photo Amazon Adorama Rokinon 135mm f/2.0 (Save $150) B&H […]

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Metabones EF-E Smart Adapter MARK IV and EF-E Speed Booster ULTRA Firmware Updates

RELEVANT PRODUCTS This information is for the following models: EF-E Smart AdapterTM MARK IV (model number MB_EF-E-BM4 / MB_EF-E-BT4) EF-E Speed BoosterTM ULTRA (model number MB_SPEF-E-BM2 / MB_SPEF-E-BT2) ABOUT THIS DOWNLOAD Name: Firmware update V0.54 for EF-E Smart AdapterTM MARK IV and EF-E Speed BoosterTM ULTRA Release date: 16 Dec 2016 Benefits and improvements: Fixed autocrop recognition of Tamron 18-270/3.5-6.3 VC […]

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Fringer Contax AF Adapter for Sony E-Mount

Many photographers have fond memories of Contax glass, but there hasn’t been much use for it in recent years beyond dumb adapters. Fringer is changing that with their CN-SE adapters for Contax N-mount and 645. If you’re interested in Contax AF glass now might be a good time to start collecting some with the development of an […]

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